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August 21 2013 Ninoy Aquino day holiday

The Philippines will mark the 30th anniversary of the assassination of former Senator Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr. this coming August 21, Wednesday. This is stipulated in Republic Act (RA) 9256, which then-President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo signed in 2004. Read the full text of RA 9256 through this link. In accordance with RA 9256, President Benigno Aquino III has listed